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There are 6 ways to get from Stirling to Newbridge by bus, car ferry, train, car or plane

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Bus, car ferry  •  12h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  3. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport X1
  4. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Newbridge 726

Cheapest option

Train to Edinburgh, fly, bus  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Dublin (DUB) EDI - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Newbridge

31€ - 191€

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Train, bus, car ferry  •  13h 35m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923
  3. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  4. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place to Connolly
  5. Take the bus from Connolly Station, stop 135121 to Riverbank Theatre, stop 103911 126

Bus, car ferry via Dublin  •  14h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station X10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923
  3. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  4. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin 400
  5. Take the bus from George's Quay, stop 135141 to Riverbank Theatre, stop 103911 126

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 36m

  1. Drive from Stirling to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  3. Drive from Belfast to Newbridge

Train to Glasgow, fly, bus  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Dublin (DUB) GLA - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Newbridge

39€ - 263€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Newbridge is 1850 24 1850.

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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Newbridge is to train and fly and bus which costs £27 - £170 and takes 5h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Stirling to Newbridge is to train and fly and bus. Taking this option will cost £27 - £170 and takes 5h 14m.

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The distance between Stirling and Newbridge is 375 km.

The best way to get from Stirling to Newbridge without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 12h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 12h 22m to get from Stirling to Newbridge, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Newbridge. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Stirling to Newbridge.
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  • Distance: 374.8 km
  • Duration: 12h 22m

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Newbridge, IE-KE, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Stirling to Newbridge. However, you can take the bus to Buchanan Bus Station, take the bus to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, take the walk to Cairnryan, take the car ferry to Belfast, take the walk to Belfast Stena Line Terminus, take the line 96 bus to Belfast CastleCourt, take the walk to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, take the bus to Dublin Airport, then take the bus to Newbridge. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Stirling to Newbridge via Glasgow Queen Street, Buchanan Bus Station, Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, Cairnryan, Belfast, Belfast Stena Line Terminus, Belfast CastleCourt, Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place, Connolly, and Connolly Station, stop 135121 in around 13h 35m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
12€ - 90€
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
13€ - 50€
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 22€
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
8€ - 12€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
17€ - 22€
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 24€
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
8€ - 12€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
18€ - 24€
Irish Rail
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Scottish Citylink
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
Aircoach
Translink UK
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Newbridge
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
Dublin Coach
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
Dublin Coach
Transport for Ireland
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Email
info@nationaltransport.ie
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Riverbank Theatre
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Transport for Ireland
Go-Ahead
Phone
1850 80 40 71
Email
customercomment@goaheadireland.ie
Website
goaheadireland.ie
Bus from Connolly Station, stop 135121 to Riverbank Theatre, stop 103911
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Go-Ahead
Bus from George's Quay, stop 135141 to Riverbank Theatre, stop 103911
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Go-Ahead
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
7€
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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